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Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

The University of Derby Atrium, bustling with volunteers and stall holders at the annual volunteer fair

The University's annual Volunteering Fair will take place on Thursday 17th October 2019 between 12.00 and 3pm at our Kedleston Road site. The Volunteering Fair is open to students, staff and the public interested in volunteering and finding an opportunity to make a difference in the community

Exhibition of small prints and pictures

Banks Mill Studios exhibition organised by Green Door Printmaking Studio. The International Print Exchange (IPE) is a unique opportunity to see work from printmakers all around the world, to explore various printmaking methodologies and practises and to purchase quality prints at an affordable price.

Upcoming events

A selection of photographs show woodlands, outdoors and wildlife

The University of Derby's Arts-based Research in Dementia (ARD) cluster present another creative seminar in their series. 'Exploring the Experiences of People with Early Stage Dementia through Photography and Storytelling' with Dr Alison Ward, Senior Research at the University of Northampton.

Open Day visitors sat down looking through a guide
open day

Visit us in October to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Two University of Derby Students' in orange jumpers stood in from of the Devonshire Dome.
open day

Visit us in October to discover our Buxton Campus and find out more about our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Earth from space

We welcome Dr Holly Elliott, from the University of Derby, and Tom Veitch, from the D2 Energy Efficiency project at Derby City Council, to give an overview of climate change and to talk about how some local businesses are adapting their practices to reduce emissions. 

A group of students concentrating on a lecture

Registration to this year's Student Experience Conference 2019 is now open. The conference is a great opportunity for delegates to share best practice and experiences in supporting both student and graduate success.

An image of three students working on an ipad.

In its 6th year the University of Derby Network of Entrepreneurs now has a new look, with a new sponsor! This popular event is designed to bring students and young entrepreneurs together with experienced businesspeople and entrepreneurs.

A male showing interpretive dance for dementia therapy

The University of Derby's Arts-based Research in Dementia (ARD) cluster present another creative seminar in their series; 'The Dance of Life: Biodanza Life-Centred Dance/Movement for people with dementia living in residential care homes', with Paula Jardim.

Two students talking at a postgraduate open evening.
open day

Visit us in November to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

pupils in a school classroom

Our inaugural Compassion in Schools for Educators day brings together a community of experts, researchers and experienced practitioners. This event is for anyone working within or linked to education wishing to gain knowledge of compassionate practice skills and embed them in their curriculums.

Lavender outside our Chesterfield campus.
open day

Visit us in November to discover Chesterfield and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Two women in conversation

This interactive two day workshop is ideal for anyone who is interested in learning more about motivational interviewing and gaining additional practice with feedback.

A University of Derby member of staff smiling at an open day.
open day

Visit us in November to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

A young girl in an orange jumper holding a sign directing people to a 'welcome talk'.
open day

Visit us in November to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Man presenting - to be used for landing page Pressure Ulcer Conf

This is an exciting conference aimed at all health and social care professionals and carer staff and others, to promote best practice and current research around Pressure Ulcer Prevention, including the opportunity for networking and exhibiting.

Banks Mill building illuminated at night time

Banks Mill Studios celebrates its 20 years of providing support for Derby Businesses. The event will give the public the opportunity to find out more information and celebrate the milestone.

Liz Atkins in a blue suit

Liz Atkins is a Professor of Vocational Education and Social Justice at the University of Derby. In her Inaugural Lecture, Liz will begin by drawing on ancient and contemporary literature to position social justice as a form of ethics and morality.

Explore issues of migration and refuge that are relevant to existing social and political situations within Europe.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

A man speaking with a woman

This one day workshop aims to consolidate learning, deepen skills acquisition and increase understanding of using motivational interviewing in practice.

Two University of Derby students smiling at an Open Day.
open day

Visit us in December to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.